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Diorama of a Slave Dance

Gerrit Schouten, 1830, NG-2005-24

The scene in the dance tent is a ‘du’, a role-play event with music and dancing, held once every year on the plantations. Both players and audience were slaves. The main character was the ‘Afrankeri’, the narrator, left. The man in the red suit on the right is playing the king. Europeans in Suriname…

On display in room 1.17

Javanese Court Officials

anonymous, c. 1820 - c. 1870, painting, NG-2010-39

Clothes make the man, so too in Indonesia. These are not actual portraits, but types. In addition to revealing the region these men come from, the meticulously painted clothes and batik motifs also provide information about their rank and status. These proud, confident figures are unusual: in…

On display in room 1.17

The Inauguration of King William II…

Nicolaas Pieneman, 1840 - 1845, painting, SK-A-3852

Jan van Speijk steekt de lont in…

Jacobus Schoemaker Doyer, 1831 - 1850, painting, SK-C-222

The Trading Post at Dejima

anonymous, c. 1840, hanging scroll, NG-1977-4

Handschoen van donkerrode katoenen…

anonymous, c. 1895 - c. 1900, BK-1973-480-A

Handschoen van donkerrode katoenen…

anonymous, c. 1895 - c. 1900, BK-1973-480-B

Dorpsgezicht in India

Samuel Bourne, 1862 - 1874, photograph, RP-F-F80401

Portret van Edouard Mussche, Rue…

Géruzet Frères, c. 1875 - c. 1880, cabinet photograph, RP-F-2010-185

Automatic Photograph of Georgie and…

Automatic Photograph Machine Co., 1896, photobooth picture, RP-F-F15114